AIMST University

Introduction

AIMST University is registered with the Ministry of Higher Education, Government of Malaysia, as a tertiary educational institute under Sections 38 and 39 of the Private Higher Educational Institutions Act of 1996. It formally began its operations on 30 October 2001, coinciding with its registration with the Department of Private Education under the Ministry of Higher Education.

Imbued with the vision of its founders, AIMST aims to be a premier private sector university in the country and region catering to the needs of local and international students in providing quality technical education at an affordable price. The curricula for most of the degree programmes are drawn from the University of Bristol in the U.K.

Most components of the degree programmes include computer training, writing and research in order to prepare students for work and to provide them with the ability to apply technologies to all aspects of their education. Admission to the degree programmes requires the applicant to meet minimally the prescribed grades in the relevant subjects at the matriculation (local or overseas) level or possess other equivalent qualifications acceptable to AIMST University.

The medium of instruction for all courses is English, although the importance of the National Language will be emphasised in all activities of the University. AIMST University will provide language support for students before and during their degree studies to ensure an acceptable level of fluency.

AIMST

Vision & Mission

Vision

To be a world-class university, achieving excellence in teaching and research, and engaged in the service of society in promoting lifelong education.

Mission

To be a premier university in the country and region for the study of medicine and other health sciences, engineering, computer technology, applied sciences, business and accountancy.

To offer high quality accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at the cutting-edge of technology at an affordable price designed to meet individual, community and national manpower needs in line with the national educational philosophy.

To maintain high academic standards and teaching quality that promote the analytical thinking and independent judgement necessary to function responsibly in a democratic and increasingly global society.

To be a centre of excellence for research and innovation in frontier disciplinary and interdisciplinary areas of science and technology of relevance to the country and region.

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Programmes

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MSc

MSc in Biotechnology

Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6  Open Enrolment Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kedah + 2 more

The objective of the postgraduate programme is to provide graduate students with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge through independent research in a selected branch of Biotechnology. This will enable graduates to be competent in handling basic and applied research in their chosen specialties. [+]

MSc in Biotechnology The Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS) was the second Faculty to be set up at AIMST. It has set its goals to promote cutting-edge multidisciplinary programmes in which are infused the elements of innovativeness and technopreneurship designed to enhance market competitiveness. Currently, the Faculty has only one department, which is Department of Biotechnology. Under this department, FAS offers its own three-year degree programme with honors i.e. BSc (Hons) in Biotechnology (BT). In addition to BSc course, Master of Science (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biotechnology (by research) are also offered by FAS through Department of Biotechnology. Postgraduate programs are becoming popular among the students and the numbers of students are increasing every year. The objective of the postgraduate programme is to provide graduate students with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge through independent research in a selected branch of Biotechnology. This will enable graduates to be competent in handling basic and applied research in their chosen specialties. Programme Outline Year 1 Basic Chemistry Genetics Molecular Biology Microbiology Biochemistry Biocomputing Co-curriculum Social Service Biophysics Biodiversity Year 2 Genetic engineering Bioinstrumentation Cell culture Immunology Food technology Biostatistics Industrial training Plant science Human physiology Downstream processing Virology Biotech trends Algal & fungal sciences Year 3 Molecular modelling Environmental biotechnology Research methodology Biomolecular diagnostic Business management Bioethics, bioregulation & biosafety Research project Biomaterials Metabolomics Pharmacogenomics Molecular pathogenesis Aquaculture Nanobiotechnology Medical biotechnology Forensic sciences Career Options With the launching of the National Biotech Policy & Bionexus in April 2005, job... [-]

MSc in Management

Campus Full time Open Enrolment Malaysia Kedah

The objective of the master programme is to provide graduate students the opportunity to enhance their knowledge through independent research in a selected branch of management in a discipline or a multidisciplinary field. The focused research and training in the programme will enable the graduate students to be competent in handling basic or applied research in their chosen specialities. [+]

MSc in Management The objective of the master programme is to provide graduate students the opportunity to enhance their knowledge through independent research in a selected branch of management in a discipline or a multidisciplinary field. The focused research and training in the programme will enable the graduate students to be competent in handling basic or applied research in their chosen specialities. Participants embarking on this programme will enhance their research management skills in the areas of management studies, produce holistic individuals with wisdom and visionary thoughts in managing change within a dynamic business environment, produce graduates who can apply business theory & practice, and at the same time contribute to the larger community. Programme Outline Semester 1 MPRM 3001 - Research Methodology MPEB 3002 - Ethical Issues in Business Research Career Options With the professional accountancy route – our graduates will bring good talent and value to their chosen business careers in: Financial Accounting & Reporting Tax Consultancy, Auditing, Financial Services including investment banking & insurance, Investigating Fraud & Forensic Accounting, Corporate Finance & Corporate Planning, Strategic Management, Management Accounting, Management Consultancy Why AIMST AIMST University pledges to provide the best array of services and facilities to meet the discerning needs of our students. We have a range of specialist services ready to help and support them during their time with us. Our Student Affairs Officers will assist students in making arrangements for accommodation, transportation and even help to organise extracurricular activities for them. We also have a team... [-]

MSc in Medical Biochemistry

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  Open Enrolment Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kedah + 2 more

AIMST University now offers a Master of Science in Medical Biochemistry that is purely research based. [+]

MSc in Medical Biochemistry AIMST University now offers a Master of Science in Medical Biochemistry that is purely research based. This programme is designed to train graduates to demonstrate: Basic knowledge in the fields of Biochemistry, Biostatistics, Information Technology, Genetic, Medical Biochemistry and Bioinformatics. Plan and conduct a given research projects, analyse and interpret the data obtained. Motivation and skill required to pursue further research and life-long learning. Oral and written communication skills. Skills in the use and application of information technology tools. Leadership qualities and the ability to work in a team. Managerial and entrepreneurial skills. Programme Outline Components of the Program The candidate will be engaged in lab – based research formulated in consultation with research supervisors and co-supervisors and carried out under their supervision. Assessment Continuous assessment will be done through the assessment of interim presentations of project work. The final assessment and recommendation for graduation is primarily based on the evaluation of the candidates report of research project and his/her defence of this project. Career Options Continuous assessment will be done through the assessment of interim presentation of projects work. The final assessment and recommendation for graduation is primarily based on the evaluation of the candidate’s report of research projects and his/her defence of this projects. Career openings include: General Health Practice, Specialist Practice, University Teaching & Research Why AIMST AIMST University pledges to provide the best array of services and facilities to meet the discerning needs of our students. We have a range of specialist... [-]

Contact
Post address
International Office,
AIMST University,
Batu 3 1/2, Bukit Air Nasi,
Jalan Bedong,
Semeling,
08100 Bedong, Kedah.
WEST MALAYSIA.

Kedah, 08100 MY
Location address
Jalan Bedong - Semeling
08100 Bedong
Kedah Darul Aman

Kedah, MY
Location address
1st Floor, Menara Manickavasagam
No.1, Jalan Rahmat

Kuala Lumpur, 50350 MY